Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (Partner Organization)

The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), established in 1977 under the auspices of UNESCO, is a unique regional inter-governmental organization servicing countries of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP) in the field of electronic media development. It is hosted by the Government of Malaysia and the secretariat is located in Kuala Lumpur. The Institute enjoys a membership of 26 countries, 94 affiliates and 58 partners in Asia, Pacific, Europe and North America as of December 2010.

DW Akademie (Partner Organization)

DW Akademie is the center of media development of Deutsche Welle, the international multimedia broadcaster from Germany. DW Akademie provides training for media professionals and consults media organizations around the world. It also supports local institutions that offer media training and journalism education in many countries of Asia-Pacific, Central Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. DW Akademie believes that good journalism and professional media is at the heart of any free and open society.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

MMDC Facilities

MMDC is aiming to provide the highest quality of training and educational services to the community and the nation. The MMDC currently occupies a 6,846 square feet floor area at JUNCTION SQUARE. It has state of the art classrooms, computer editing rooms, a mini studio, recording studio, a library/ conference room, and a student lounge. The center is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing students access to the World Wide Web anywhere in the center. In addition, MMDC enhances the students’ learning experience with online communication tools activities using the “Facebook”, the “MMDC website”; providing relevant and important information and news to the students.

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Taste of TV

MMDC’s Taste of TV is a month-long program.  It is a foundation  course  that  provides great  opportunities for students  to discover and  learn  the basic aspects of  TV production  and  understand  various  media concepts.
 
•    Scriptwriting
•    Journalism
•    Presentation Skills
•    Communication Skills
•    Production Management 
•    Camera Techniques
•    Editing Techniques 

Diploma in TV Broadcasting

MMDC’s  Diploma  in  TV  Broadcasting  is  a  10-month program.   It consists of comprehensive  subjects designed to train  media  professionals  of  the  future.    Learning opportunities  include  interactive  workshops  and  on-the-job trainings,  facilitated  by industry  leaders,  experts,  and practitioners,  from  here  and  abroad. The  subjects basically cover  the TV broadcasting processes,  from A  to Z, and  they teach  the students everything  they need  to know,  from pre-production until the program goes on air.
 
•    Foundation & Introduction
•    Scriptwriting
•    Directing
•    Production Management
•    Communication Skills
•    Presentation & Interview Techniques
•    Camera & Editing Techniques
•    Audio & Lighting Techniques
•    Media Management
•    Broadcast Engineering`

Digital Video Editing

MMDC’s Digital Video Editing  is  a month-long  program. It  prepares  students  to learn and  master  digital  video  editing techniques. At  the  end  of  the  course, students  are required  to  submit  their  final projects. This  gives  them  the  chance  to apply all their learnings and test their ability to  work  independently. It  provides  a hands-on  training ground  for  future  digital video editors of the country.

•    Photoshop Basic  
•    Video Effect
•    Camera Shooting
•    Motion Scale Positioning  
•    Titling
•    Color Correction
•    Exporting
•    Individual Practical (Final Project)

Digital Video Camera

MMDC’s  Digital  Video  Camera  is  a month-long  program. It  focuses  on camera  know-how,  including  the  trends and  innovations  in  camera  works. It provides  a  hands-on training  ground  for future  digital  video  cameramen  of  the country. At  the  end  of the  course, trainees are  required  to submit  their  final group  projects. This  gives them  the chance  to  apply  and  test  all  their learnings.
 
•    What is ‘camera’?
•    The Video Camera & The Future
•    Operating the Camera  
•    Composition & Framing
•    Basic Audio (Boom & Audio Input)
•    Basic Lighting (3-Point)
•    What is HD?
•    Final Project (in Groups)

Vocal Training

MMDC’s  Vocal  Training  is  a  two-month program. It  prepares  students  to  learn and master  vocal  techniques,  during singing  and  presenting  stints. Aside from  gaining great  vocal  power,  the students  also  get  to  experience  music reading tutorial and to sing in a studio.

Subject of Vocal Training
 
•    Music Notes
•    Super Breathing 
•    Breathing Control
•    Posture
•    Attacking Notes
•    Higher/Lower Resonance
•    Range & Agility
•    Slide & Vocal Fault
•    Reading Music Tutorial
•    Singing in the Studio

Professional Graphic Design

MMDC’s  Professional  Graphic  Design runs for 1 ½ months. It prepares students to  learn and  master  graphic  design techniques,  allowing  them  to  hone  both their creative and technical skills.

Subject of Professional Graphic Design
 
•    Adobe Photoshop
•    Adobe Illustrator
•    Adobe In-Design
•    Design Creation
•    Printing
•    Color Management Theory

Fundamentals of Audio Profession

MMDC’s  Fundamentals  of  Audio Profession  is  a  three-month  program. It focuses  on audio  engineering  basics. Training  activities  and  practical  sessions allow  the  students  to use mixing  console, DAW,  computer  laboratory,  and  field recording equipment.
 
•    Basic Sound Theory
•    Microphone Techniques
•    Recording Arts
•    Sound Mixing Production
•    Computer Music Production
•    Sound Mastering

Taste of Scriptwriting

" Taste of Scriptwriting " is a basic course designed to train future scriptwriters for TV, film, and media. It suits high school graduates, college students, young professionals, and even budding practitioners who wish to explore their creative voice and prepare themselves for new career opportunities in the scriptwriting industry.

 At the end of the course, the  trainee is expected to prepare a professional portfolio ---  a collection of well-written scripts for TV, film, and media. He should also develop his personal style and creative voice as a scriptwriter.

What is our jobs as scriptwriter?
Why do we need to write scripts?
How do we write "good" scripts?
What are the scriptwriting processes?
What are the script structures?
What are the script formats?
What are the script  elements?
What are the story styles/genres?

Plus:
Exposure Trips - "Scripts in Action: Assessments of Production Scripts"
Talk Shops - "Upclose & Personal: Interviews with Selected Established Scriptwriters"
The Scriptwriter's Portfolio
    


 

TV Presentation Skills


A two-month course, which will be efficient with professional presentation skills for those who are interested to become a presenter. This course will equip you to involve in media field as a skillful presenter.


Subject of TV Presentation Skills